At the 11th Taylor Wimpey
Middlesbrough Tees Pride 10km Road Race
on Sunday 6th September 2015,
Morpeth's Chris Smith finished 6th
in the field of over 2200 runners.
The race was won by
Newcastle-based Ethiopian Tadele Geremew of
Elswick Harriers in a time of
30mins 36secs. On the modifed course,
Smith now in the Over 35 category,
clocked a personal best time of
32mins 8secs, 7secs quicker than he has ran before.
Paul Brown finished 81st in
38mins 3secs (7th in Over 50 Category)
and Mike Skeldon 107th in 39mins 4secs
14th in Over 45 category).
Emma Holt finished 5th in the Womens' race
behind Alyson Dixon of Sunderland Strollers
who clocked a personal best time of 32mins 17secs.
Emma crossed the line in 67th
position overall in a time of 37mins 23secs.
Report by Les Venmore